what are the 4 conventions that are followed while writing the scientific name of organisms
1. While writing the scientific name of any organism the genus name should begin with a capital letter.
2. Species name should begin with a small letter.
3. The scientific name should be in italics when printed.
4. The genus and species name should be underlined when hand written.
Certain conventions are followed while writing the scientific names-:
(i) The name of the genus begins with a capital letter.
(ii) Tae name of the species begin with a small letter.
(iii) When printed, the scientific name is given in italics.
(iv) When written by hand, the genus name and the species name have to be underlined seperately.